Spathiphyllum ‘Sweet Chico’
A new and incredibly striking compact cultivar of the beloved Peace Lily, Spathiphyllum ‘Sweet Chico’ flaunts a fountain of rich glossy green leaves and an elegant lily flower which is long lasting and returns regularly, given adequate care.
This clump forming Peace Lily is one of the easiest plants to care for – a perfect choice for a shady corner in any home.
Originating from South America, Spathiphyllum were first introduced to Europe from the jungles of Colombia in 1824.
This particular cultivar ‘Sweet Chico’ was bred from a chance mutation of the parent variety Spathiphyllum ‘Sweet Benito’.
When compared to other Spathiphyllum cultivars, ‘Sweet Rocco’ exhibits particularly dense foliage on the lower part of the plant, early development of basal clumps which give it a full appearance, and consistently darker foliage than many other cultivars.
Care & Size Guidance
Spathiphyllum ‘Sweet Chico’ tolerates a range of conditions and is quite easy to care for, though it thrives best in a more humid environment.